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Close view of sculptural details of base of right side of gopura of the Narasimha Temple, Lower Ahobilam

Photograph of the entrance gopura of the
Narasimha Temple at Ahobilam, Andhra Pradesh, taken by an unknown
photographer in the 1870s, from the Archaeological Survey of India
Collections. Ahobilam is an important Vaishnava pilgrimage site and
the principal place of worship of Narasimha. There is a one temple
complex in lower Ahobilam, seen in this view, and another in upper
Ahobilam. The temples we…